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10 July 2014
Professor John Young voices his support for a new GMC resource aimed at helping doctors to provide better care to older people.
10 July 2014
The General Medical Council has announced that Dr Vicky Osgood is to be its new Director of Education & Standards.
09 July 2014
The GMC has launched a new online resource to support doctors in their day-to-day care of older patients.
27 June 2014
A review by the independent Professional Standards Authority (PSA) has found that the General Medical Council is meeting all the Standards of Good Regulation.
26 June 2014
Niall Dickson, Chief Executive of the General Medical Council said:
25 June 2014
A change in the law today (Wednesday 25 June 2014) giving the General Medical Council new powers to check the English language skills of licenced doctors in the UK, has been hailed as a ‘milestone’ for patient safety by its Chief Executive.
23 June 2014
Doctors in training, who provide much of the NHS's frontline care, are generally satisfied with the support and education they receive, according to a major survey by the General Medical Council (GMC).
18 June 2014
Two years after the establishment of the Medical Practitioners Tribunal Service (MPTS), MPTS Chair His Honour Judge David Pearl reflects on the progress so far and sets his hopes for the future.
17 June 2014
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13 June 2014
Commenting on the initiative, Professor Sir Peter Rubin, Chair of Council at the GMC said: